This weekend – Kara Rooney in DUMBO Open Studios (along with some announcements of other recent and upcoming events, including The Review Panel, CDMX and more)

Artist and VCS faculty member Kara Rooney recently sent us the following announcement of recent and upcoming events that she’s involved in, including her participation in this weekend’s DUMBO Open Studios:

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Dear friends-

I hope the start of 2019 finds you well! It’s been a busy winter/spring season. Below are a few highlights from my time in Mexico, along with some exciting upcoming events and discussions.

Looking forward to seeing you!

With warmest regards,



DUMBO Open Studios
April 27 + 28
1 – 6pm
20 Jay Street, Suite 310B
Brooklyn, NY 11210
Click here for the list of participating artists

The Review Panel
Wednesday, May 1, 7 – 9pm
Kara Rooney, Christopher Stackhouse, and John Yau join David Cohen
Brooklyn Public Library, Dweck Center
10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY 11238

Trabajo de Sombra: A Collaboration by Kara Rooney and Nestor Quiñones
Live performance, Screening, and Artist Talk
El Museo de la Ciudad de Mexico, CDMX
June 2019


QIPO 01 Art Fair
Mexico City, MX

Feb 7 – 9, 2019

Away Message
Sweetpass Sculpture Park
Dallas, TX
Jan 10 – Feb 23, 2019

And lastly, But For What’s My Axis: Empire, my 2017-18 collaboration with composer Fatrin Krajka and poets Betsy Fagin, Laura Henriksen, and Marine Cornuet was released on Spotify and iTunes in March. Click here to listen/purchase

Image: “Trabajo de Sombra,” Performance Still (2019), Two-channel video with sound, 9:11


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